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I am trying to install package bittwist on debian 7.4. Im linux newbie.

Synaptic does not display this package. In sources.list i have line with us repository: deb wheezy main and i've run apt-get update

When i try to apt-get install bittwist it returns package not found. But i see bittwist in repository:

What im doing wrong?

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The bittwist package is not in the wheezy release. You can see here that it is only in oldstable, wheezy-backports, jessie and sid.

If you want to install bittwist, add the wheezy-backports repository to your sources.list, run apt-get update, and then apt-get install bittwist will install it.

The line you should add to your sources.list is:

deb wheezy-backports main
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Thank you it helped – nombreellos Feb 22 '14 at 19:11

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